Examples of relieved in a Sentence
I was relieved to hear that you're feeling better.
He was greeted at the door by his much relieved mother.
Recent Examples of relieved from the Web
Members of his audience were delighted and relieved.
Nothing strange happened, but the kids seemed relieved to be out in auditorium again.
In a way, there is a sense of relieved finality to it.
Others are simply relieved to know the gangs are off the streets.
But others were delighted by changes or relieved to see their neighborhoods untouched.
The Hurricanes had to be extremely relieved to come away with a lead at halftime – a one-point lead.
But as the smoke has begun to clear in recent days, those who depend on grape-growing and winemaking for a living have been relieved to find that the fires largely spared one crucial element in their path: the vineyards.
Right-hander Darren O'Day relieved Miley, and allowed a run on two hits with a walk in the eighth inning.
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